Yearly Archive: 2015

Arabian ‘Sesame Street’ Gets Agent

Following the re-launch of the Arabic-language version of “Sesame Street,” “Iftah Ya Simsim,” in the MENA region, Sesame Workshop and Bidaya Media have appointed the Arabian Licensing Company to represent the series in the UAE, GCC and Middle East.

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Rocket Licensing appoints new licensing coordinator

Rocket Licensing has appointed a new licensing coordinator.

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Poldark heads to the US with Knockout Licensing

Popular historical drama, Poldark is heading to the US and Canada, thanks to a new partnership with Knockout Licensing.

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MGA Appoints Bratz Agent in Benelux

MGA Entertainment has appointed J&M Brands to represent the Bratz doll brand for licensing and merchandising in Benelux.

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Shopkins Bags Two More U.K. Partners

Bulldog Licensing has signed two more licensees for Moose Toys’ collectible brand Shopkins in the U.K.

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Iron Maiden Rocks New Partners

Global Merchandising has secured six new licensees for the British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, which recently released its 16th studio album, “The Book of Souls.”

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‘Matt Hatter’ Gets Middle East Agent

Platinum Films has appointed Cartoon Network as the licensing agent for its boys’ series “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in the Middle East and Turkey.

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DHX Media’s New “Teletubbies” Tops UK Kids Ratings

DHX MEDIA’S NEW TELETUBBIES TOPS UK KIDS RATINGS Week 1 of new series wins 66% of the target audience and boosts CBeebies’ share by 27% Halifax, NS, 07/12/15 – DHX Media (“DHX” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DHXM; TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B), a key player internationally in the production, distribution, broadcast and licensing of entertainment content for children and families, has garnered

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Fox set to develop Rambo TV series with eOne

Fox has closed a deal to develop a new TV series based on the iconic film franchise, Rambo.

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NASCAR Marks Blockbuster Year

For the first time this season NASCAR created a centralized location for merchandise at each track in partnership with licensee Fanatics that saw driver merchandise sales increase 20 percent.

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